Trailwalker is not just about 4 guys running a 100kms. It’s much more than that. It’s about running and finishing as a team while making sure that the bond in the team is strong from start to finish. The success of finishing tastes sweeter because of this team bond. Trailwalker is also an exercise in…..
Oxfam Trailwalker 2013 The team We had a collective 29 years of Trailwalker experience in the team! We had veteran Rupert who was on his 17th Trailwalker, effectively dwarfing my 7th consecutive Trailwalker experience and Vic’s 5th consecutive Trailwalker experience. Michael, our new teammate, was attempting his first 100km run but judging by his recent…..
Oxfam Trailwalker 2012! My 6th consecutive Trailwalker. The first time I walked the Trailwalker was back in 2006 and it took us roughly 26 hours to complete it! Since then, thanks to a guy called Steven Sparky, our Trail”WALKER” was somehow transformed into Trail”RUNNER” and our times kept getting better and better! Fast forward to…..
This was my 5th consecutive (and successful) attempt at the Oxfam Trailwaker. It was also our best completion time in the past 5 years! 16 hours 11 minutes. My teammates for 2011 were all top notch. Steven, our team captain, is famous for his highly sophisticated training and eating routine. In fact, it’s nothing short…..
Finished in 18 hours 15 minutes. One of my teammates was sick and yet managed to complete it. Temperature was between 20 and 25 degrees but the sun was a little strong. Great event. I had trouble staying awake on Needle Hill and Grassy Hill. Learnt that Green Tea keeps you awake! Had to gave…..
Finished in 19 hours 40 minutes! We were walking at a 16-hr pace until stage 5. Two team members got injured after that but still managed to limp to the finish! (what a feat!) Tags: 2009, Hiking in Hong Kong, Oxfam Trailwalker, THE RACES, Trailwalker
Pics here. Incredibly hot day. HK had experienced the hottest October on record and the start of Nov is proving to be no different. We were on target for 23hrs until stage 3 but had to slow down because of injuries later on. We still managed to finish in 26.5hrs. Tags: Everyday life, Oxfam Trailwalker,…..
You’ll find pictures of this experience at the hiking section. Had a fantastic Trailwalker experience. Our team completed the 100KM hike in 24hrs and 34 minutes. Of course, this would not have been the case had it not been for our fantastic support team! Here are some videos of the start of the hike. The…..
That 100KM race! Watch out for the videos and blogs (will be published on Sunday) Tags: Everyday life, Oxfam Trailwalker, THE RACES, Trailwalker